The Question and Answer section for Roots is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
If a young tribesman did not complete mantraining he was forever a boy and relagated to be a child and never marrying, having his own kids and even being ostrasized from the tribe itself. The boy will feel ashamed for if allowed to stay in the...
Lord Dunmore promised to free any slave that enlisted in the British army. He hoped his enlistment would guarantee his freedom after the war.
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